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Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: QRVO, AGO, JPM


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Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Qorvo Inc (Symbol: QRVO), where a total volume of 6,892 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 689,200 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares). That number works out to 56.2% of QRVO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 1.2 million shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $82.50 strike call option expiring September 21, 2018 , with 4,226 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 422,600 underlying shares of QRVO. Below is a chart showing QRVO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $82.50 strike highlighted in orange:

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Assured Guaranty Ltd (Symbol: AGO) options are showing a volume of 3,909 contracts thus far today. That number of contracts represents approximately 390,900 underlying shares, working out to a sizeable 53.7% of AGO's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 727,340 shares. Particularly high volume was seen for the $50 strike put option expiring April 18, 2019 , with 1,357 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 135,700 underlying shares of AGO. Below is a chart showing AGO's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $50 strike highlighted in orange:

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And JPMorgan Chase & Co (Symbol: JPM) saw options trading volume of 60,036 contracts, representing approximately 6.0 million underlying shares or approximately 52.9% of JPM's average daily trading volume over the past month, of 11.3 million shares. Especially high volume was seen for the $116 strike call option expiring August 24, 2018 , with 4,463 contracts trading so far today, representing approximately 446,300 underlying shares of JPM. Below is a chart showing JPM's trailing twelve month trading history, with the $116 strike highlighted in orange:

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For the various different available expirations for QRVO options , AGO options , or JPM options , visit StockOptionsChannel.com.

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This article appears in: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: QRVO , AGO , JPM



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